Dear ITF members,
It is a privilege to invite you to the 2021 European Taekwon-Do
Championships for Adults, Juniors, Veterans and Children, in Heraklion, the
largest city and the administrative capital of the island of Crete.
The championships will take place from 23th to 31th of October 2021, in
“Heraklion Indoor Sports Arena, Dyo Aorakia”, an indoor stadium which can
host different sports, including martial arts. It includes a smaller second sports
hall, which is used for training purposes.
As Crete is one of the most famous and the greatest tourist destination in
Greece and Cretans are well known for their hospitality, we are confident that
we will offer you more than the usual European Championship
accommodation standards. To this will definitely contribute the two great
Resort Hotels with high standards of facilities we have chosen to provide your
We are looking forward to welcoming you all to Heraklion.
Master Anastasios Valasiadis
Chairman of Organizing Committee
Crete is one of the most famous and the greatest tourist destinations in Greece. Greeks and especially Cretans are famous for their hospitality. We tried and we believe that we managed to be able to offer you more than the usual European Championship accommodation standards. We choose your accommodation in two great Resort Hotels with high standards of facilities. The Resort Hotels are both located in front of the sea, with certificate of blue flag, long and sandy beach, wanterfull view, beach bars, snack bars, comfortable rooms, great food, restaurants with worldwide delicious taste, many swimming pools, indoor swimming pool, waterpark, gym, training area with tatami, spa center, animation teams, 25 tennis courts, 2 mini football courts, golf training court.
Heraklion Indoor Sports Arena, or simply, Heraklion Arena, is a multi-purpose indoor arena that is located in the city of Heraklion, on the island of Crete, in Greece. It is located in a district called Dyo Aorakia (English: Two Aorakia). The arena can be used to host gymnastics, handball, volleyball, basketball, martial arts, fencing, badminton, table tennis and weightlifting, with its primary use being to host basketball games.
The seating capacity of the arena for basketball games is 5,222 with permanent tier seating, and up to 5,500, including seats for the media, with temporary tier seating. The arena also includes a smaller second sports hall, which is used primarily for training purposes, but that can also host sporting events, a VIP area, a media and press conference room, a weight training room, and a medical room.
30th of August
200 EUR per person (non refundable) deposit and visa application
10th of September 15:00 GMT +3
the platform for online registration will open
8th of October
300 EUR per person (100% refundable) deposit
15th of October
400 EUR per person
(50% refundable) deposit
Online Registration will be open till 15th of October 2021 for any change. Final date for the arrival of one responsible person per NGB to register the whole team is 22rd or 23th of October 2021.
24th October 2021
25th October 2021 – 9:00 – 12:00
25th October 2021 – 15:30 – 19:00
25th October 2021 – 13:00 – 14:30